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      World Chinese Entrepreneurs Convention in Silvertown

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      October 21, 2019

      Monday   9:00 AM

      Victoria Dock, One Western Gateway
      Silvertown, Greater London E16 1XL

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      World Chinese Entrepreneurs Convention

      With over 3,000 delegates travelling from across the world, and 500 British businesses in attendance, the WCEC is the biggest visit of Chinese entrepreneurs and investors the UK has ever seen. Those travelling to the UK have already invested over £10.4 billion into the UK, and many are looking to take that first step. Join us for three days of events encompassing a dynamic showcase of the best of British and Chinese business, high profile keynote speakers, cultural performances and curated content. What you can expect: You ticket will give you access to the following events across three days: Monday 21 October  Chinese Culture Showcase and Fashion Show 4:00pm - 6:00pm Gala Dinner 6:00pm - 10:00pm: The dinner will be attended by the Chinese Ambassador as well as over 3000 British and Chinese business leaders. It promises to be a brilliant evening with cultural performances from both Britain and China. Please arrive at 5pm for a 6pm start.  Tuesday 22 October  Opening Ceremony 9:00am - 11:30am: The WCEC will commence with the Opening Ceremony on the morning of Tuesday 22nd October, and will feature addresses by both Chinese and British dignitaries, as well as keynote speeches and cultural performances. Forums: The Belt and Road Initiative, the Commonwealth, and the global opportunity for collaboration, 14:30pm – 15:30pm Looking back over the last century, looking forward to Chinese culture and global engagement, 14:30pm – 15:30pm Industrial Revolution 4.0 – Chinese Technology and Innovation and in the 21st Century, 14:30pm – 15:30pm Leadership of Chinese business globally – Contribution and Legacy, 14:30pm – 15:30pm Investing into the UK, looking towards Europe, 16:00pm – 17:30pm Women as global leaders, and development trends in business, 16:00pm – 17:30pm Education cooperation and global perspectives, 16:00pm – 17:30pm Big health: opportunities in Biotech and traditional Chinese medicine, 16:00pm – 17:30pm Exhibition 9:30am - 5:00pm: The Exhibition features an exciting line up of British and Chinese business including Aston Martin and Heathrow VIP Pitch@Palace, 12pm – 4pm: Entrepreneurs will be pitching their businesses at the Innovation Hub, within the Exhibition Wednesday 23 October  Chinese Business Showcase 4:00pm - 6:00pm Closing Ceremony 6:30pm - 10:00pm: Please join us for an evening of cultural performances and keynotes as the 15th biennial WCEC comes to a close. We reflect on partnerships forged, look to the future, and hear from the WCEC host city. Speakers include: Sir Martin Sorell, Executive Chairman S4 Capital Sir Anthony Seldon, Vice-Chancellor, University of Buckingham Claire Francis, CEO UK Standard Chartered Bank Stephen Welton, CEO, BGF Dr Barbara Ghinelli, Director, Harwell Campus Wang Shi, Founder, China Vanke Liu Donghua, Founder and Vice-President, China Entrepreneur Club Hui Wing Mau, Founder and Chairman of Shimao Property Xia Hua, Founder and CEO, Eve Enterprise Group Chen Feng, Founder HNA Group (Hainan Airlines) Partners include: Ernst & Young London Stock Exchange London & Partners Standard Chartered Bank Aston Martin Heathrow VIP Commonwealth Enterprise & Investment Council 48 Group Club Tech UK Registering at WCEC Please ensure you bring photo ID with you, which you will need in order to register and pick up your delegate pass. WCEC App You will receive another email shortly with your personal login details for the WCEC app. The app includes the latest information on the running order, speakers, delegates, forums, exhibition and a host of special discount offers in London.  Dress code The dress code is business formal. It’s a new world, with new opportunities.

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